Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights / Edition 7

Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights / Edition 7

by Richard Stone
     
 

The seventh edition of Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights covers all the main areas of undergraduate courses on civil liberties and human rights, including police powers, freedom of expression, terrorism and public order. Throughout the text the law is set in its social and political context. There is full discussion of the law that has developed as a result… See more details below

Overview

The seventh edition of Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights covers all the main areas of undergraduate courses on civil liberties and human rights, including police powers, freedom of expression, terrorism and public order. Throughout the text the law is set in its social and political context. There is full discussion of the law that has developed as a result of the Human Rights Act 1998, as well as analysis of the ongoing significance of decisions made by the European Court of Human Rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199231621
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/15/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 6.70(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Cases

Table of Statutes

Table of European and International Legislation

Table of Statutory Instruments

1 Introduction 1

2 The Human Rights Act 1998: overview 33

3 Freedom of the Person I: stop, search, and arrest 78

4 Freedom of the Person II: detention and questioning 113

5 Entry, search, seizure, and surveillance 173

6 Terrorism and human rights 225

7 Freedom of assembly and public order 253

8 Freedom of Expression I: official secrets and freedom of information 307

9 Freedom of Expression II: contempt of court 353

10 Freedom of Expression III: obscenity and indecency 393

11 Protection of reputation and privacy 438

12 Extradition and deportation 488

13 Freedom from discrimination 523

Index 553

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